14. June 2018

Art Film Fest starts on Friday with world premieres and major filmmakers in person

Press release 14 June 2018, Bratislava The 26th edition of the Art Film Fest International Film Festival begins this very Friday in Košice. The nine-day cinema […]
22. May 2017

First glimpses of this year’s Košice Art Film Fest

18 programme sections, chances to meet respected figures of Slovak and world cinema, a varied programme of accompanying events – all this and more awaits in […]
19. June 2015

Films many viewers look forward to

The 23rd Art Film Fest, starting today, features 125 films from 50 countries. Festival director Peter Nágel says that during the selection process, he tries to […]
17. June 2015

Missing genres in Slovak cinema? – YES or NO…

Missing genres in Slovak cinema? – YES or NO… (Does Slovak film need audiences?) – The 23rd Art Film Fest will feature an open discussion on […]
8. June 2015

Main Jury for AFF 2015

Laura Aimone was born in Ivrea, Italy, in 1978. She graduated in foreign languages and literatures and studied film history at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark and […]
26. June 2011

Art Film Fest to end with “Leaving”

When Václav Havel introduced his cinematic debut as a director in March, Czech audiences were divided, more in their opinion of the former president himself than […]
26. June 2011

Kronerova: An award is a heart-warming honour

It was past midnight when Zuzana Kronerová arrived here in Trenčianske Teplice, straight from the set of her upcoming film with Czech director Alice Nellis. This […]
25. June 2011

Jakubisko to begin shooting upcoming epic in early 2012

At today’s press conference in Trenčianske Teplice as part of the 19th annual Art Film Fest, famed director Juraj Jakubisko presented his plans to film a […]
24. June 2011

All you need is a cap, and voila – you’ve got a costume

At Art Film Fest this coming Saturday, costume designer Milan Čorba will accept the Golden Camera Award. “The day after receiving an award, it’s back to […]
17. March 2010

Screenwriting workshop at Art Film Fest!

The programme is aimed at current students of direction, screenwriting and production as well as recent film-school graduates. Under the supervision of experienced instructors, participants will […]
11. March 2010

Stardust Memories to be a “Best-Of”

Among those presented will be the film Five Easy Pieces (1970) from American director Bob Rafelson. This film was nominated for four Oscars, including Best Film […]
28. February 2010

New festival address

Art Film Fest Omnipolis Centre (6th floor – Forza) Trnavska 100/II 821 04 Bratislava Slovak Republic Please, use this address as a postal / shipping address […]
12. February 2010

Meet us in Berlin!

How / where to meet us? call or send sms: Magdalena Macejkova: +421 904 700 918 Ivana Petrikova: +421 904 700 919 Leave a message or screeners of […]
21. December 2009


deadline for the International Competition of Short Films: March 31st 2010 deadline for the International Competition of Feature Films: April 15th 2010 Entry form will be available […]
7. July 2009

How did you like the 17th Annual Art Film Fest?

Milan Lasica, festival president Exceptionally. Viewers are very important to the festival, and every day this year we have really had full cinemas and I take […]
14. May 2009

Art Film Fest Laureate Isabelle Huppert Heads Jury at Cannes!

Cannes, the world’s most prestigious film festival, is as of yesterday in full swing.  Art Film Fest’s organizers are present as well.  Another point of interest […]
29. April 2009

Film Entries

As the festival is approaching and the list of selected films is almost complete, we cannot accept any further entries for this year’s festival. The call […]